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Alcohol Pregnancy

Drinking Before You Know You're Pregnant May Harm Baby, Early Research Warns

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 05.19.2015 | Science

Trying to having a baby? You might want to hold off on that evening cocktail -- even if you're not sure whether you're pregnant yet. While we all ...

Light Drinking During Pregnancy May Not Lead To Developmental Problems: Study

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 04.18.2013 | Parents

To drink (a little) or not to drink? That's the question that fuels an ongoing debate over whether women should cut out all alcohol during pregnancy, ...

A Loaded Question: On Drinking While Pregnant

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 01.17.2013 | Parents
Dr. Peggy Drexler

If science is telling us that drinking while pregnant is okay, why do we continue to judge the woman with the outstretched belly sipping from a glass of Merlot? Turns out, it's not only right wing Republicans questioning a woman's control over her own body, is it?

Catherine Pearson

The Long-Lasting Effects Of Drinking While Pregnant

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 08.24.2012 | Parents

It's a question on many pregnant women's minds, particularly after the debate was reignited earlier this summer when new studies suggested it might be...

Binge Drinking Can Increase Pregnancy Risk For Women On The Pill

Posted 03.23.2012 | College

It would seem taking the birth control pill is only part of the equation for avoiding pregnancy in during college years. The other part, judging fr...

Alcohol During Pregnancy: More Dangerous Than We Can 'Know'

Patti-Ann Bossert, LCSW | Posted 07.19.2011 | Healthy Living
Patti-Ann Bossert, LCSW

As a social worker and cofounder of the Coalition for Alcohol & Drug Free Pregnancies (CADFP), I have been dismayed by the popular press articles that minimize the need for alcohol abstinence during pregnancy.

How Dangerous Is Drinking Alcohol While Pregnant?

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 09.16.2011 | Home

The should-you-drink-during-pregnancy debate rages on, fueled by recent photos of pregnant actress Kate Hudson drinking what appears to be a glass of ...